Example sentences for: party-line

How can you use “party-line” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Meanwhile, back in Washington, reports the Times , the Senate Budget Committee approved the Republican tax and spending plan on a straight party-line vote, after defeating several Democratic attempts to reinstate the Clinton initiatives.

  • Democrats have gleefully used the party-line House vote to distinguish Clinton's situation from that of President Nixon in 1974.

  • The precedent-setting risk would be greater if the president were convicted by a strictly party-line vote.

  • Asked about abortion the other day on CNN, Republican National Committee Chairman Jim Nicholson also invoked what is apparently the party-line phrase: "inclusive party."

  • Maybe it's because, as the Los Angeles Times , WP , and NYT report, a party-line vote means Clinton can call the investigation a partisan witch-hunt.

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